Be a Wildlifer | WWF-Canada

Help wildlife where you live

Wildlife are struggling to hold on in places that are ours to preserve and protect. We know when enough of us are on the ground, doing our part to help nature thrive, we can give them a fighting chance. Together, we can make protecting wildlife a way of life.

Select your province to learn more about the events and actions that will make a difference near you.

Alberta | British ColumbiaManitobaNew BrunswickNewfoundlandNova Scotia | NunavutOntarioPrince Edward IslandQuebecSaskatchewan | Yukon

 

Alberta

 

Pronghorn need you to prevent collisions

By reporting wildlife sightings along major highways, you can reduce collisions and help pronghorn cross the fragmented prairie landscape safely.

Get the app

 

Turtles, birds, fish and frogs need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

British Columbia

Headline: Burrowing owls in the South Okanagan need you to install new burrows

Osoyoos, B.C. (South Okanagan)| October 5

A lack of suitable burrows is one of the biggest threats to this endangered grassland bird. Support their survival in the wild by installing artificial burrows with our partner, Burrowing Owl Conservation Society of BC.

Stop wildlife loss

Please note that on the day of the event, you will be asked to sign this waiver form. Please review in advance.

 

Join a restoration celebration at Gordon's Brook wetlands

Aldergrove Regional Park (Lower Mainland) | October 13

With help from WWF’s Loblaw Water Fund, our partner Fraser Valley Conservancy is working to restore Gordon’s Brook into vital marsh habitat for fish, frogs and waterfowl. You can help! Join us for a behind the scenes look at the project and an opportunity to take part in native plantings.

Learn more

 

Burrowing owls in Nicola Valley need you to install their new homes

Quilchena, B.C. (Nicola Valley) | October 13

A lack of suitable burrows is one of the biggest threats to this endangered grassland bird. Support their survival in the wild by replacing old burrows with our partner, Burrowing Owl Conservation Society of BC.

Stop wildlife loss

Please note that on the day of the event, you will be asked to sign this waiver form. Please review in advance.

 

Sea lions, fish and turtles need you to pick up your garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Manitoba

 

Turtles, birds, fish and frogs need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Newfoundland

 

Whales, fish and sea birds need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

 

New Brunswick

 

Turtles, birds, fish and frogs need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Nova Scotia

 

Whales, turtles and sea birds need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Northwest Territories

 

Whales, turtles and sea birds need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Nunavut

 

Walrus, murre and Arctic char need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Ontario

Blanding’s turtles and bobolinks need you to plant trees

Scarborough, Ontario| October 6

Join Friends of Rouge Watershed, WWF and fellow Wildlifers to restore habitat for species at risk. Refreshments and a nature walk to follow.

Restore habitat on Oct. 6

Please note that on the day of the event, you will be asked to sign this waiver form. Please review in advance.

 

Backyard wildlife need you to give them a better home

Anytime

The Carolinian Zone is home to more at-risk species than anywhere else in Canada. Your green space can stop them from disappearing.

Turn your garden into a habitat

 

Turtles, birds, fish and frogs need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Prince Edward Island

 

Gannets, frogs and fish need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Quebec

Monarchs need you to go on a mission

May - October | Montreal

Help the Montreal Insectarium find and protect the monarch’s breeding grounds. Just find milkweed, check for caterpillars and share your observations.

Become a citizen scientist

 

Urban wildlife in Montreal need your help

Montreal

Join together with other bioneers - citizens, scientists, decision-makers and corporate communities who are working to protect biodiversity and share knowledge.

Take part in an urban biodiversity project

 

Turtles, birds, fish and frogs need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Saskatchewan

Pronghorn need you to prevent collisions

By reporting wildlife sightings along major highways, you can reduce collisions and help pronghorn cross the fragmented prairie landscape safely.

Get the app

 

Turtles, birds, fish and frogs need you to pick up garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

 

Yukon

 

Ducks, otters and fish need you to pick up your garbage

Anytime, anywhere land touches water

There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. Don’t let garbage replace wildlife.

Lead a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup